Join Our Team

Become a member of your local VB Rescue squad

Why Volunteer?

The service VB Rescue provides to our local communities would not be possible without our network of dedicated, highly skilled and professionally trained providers.

Our members serve on the front of the front lines providing emergency medical services and responding to calls for help from their fellow neighbors. We are neighbors saving neighbors. We are everyday heroes, just like you, who enjoy the challenge and reward of saving lives.

If you have a passion for serving your community and helping those in need, you’ll find volunteering with VB Rescue to be a most rewarding experience.


To be eligible to join VB Rescue as an EMS provider, in addition to completing necessary training you must:

Be at least 18 years of age

Have a valid driver’s license


Able to read/write & speak English

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Pass a background check

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Complete medical exam screening

Team Members Needed

There are a number ways you can serve with VB Rescue depending on your skills and interests.

Patient Care

Marine Reserve

Search + Rescue

Special Response



Rachael Braet-Foster

Rachael Braet-Foster

Volunteer, Chesapeake Beach

“I have always wanted to be part of an EMS system but never had the time to commit to it full time. VB provides a space for me to serve my community doing what I love with the flexibility I need”

Rachael Braet-Foster

Derek Fuller

10Year Volunteer

“VB Rescue volunteers and career staff stand ready to respond at a moment’s notice. We are truly neighbors taking care of neighbors while wanting to better the community that we live and work in.”

Questions before applying?

Let us know!

If you would like more information before applying, please complete the form below and a VB Rescue Volunteer Expert will be in touch to answer all your questions!